| Anna-Maria Bischof
2012 All-Conference Performer
Bronze Medal- C-USA Indoor Championships
Competed in the shot put, discus and javelin during outdoor competition compiling a combined 17 top-10 finishes ... Recorded her season-best throw in the shot put at the Joey Haines Invitational taking third place with a mark of 14.26m (46'9.5") ... Notched a personal-best in the discus of 45.53m (149'4") taking third-place at the Mississippi Open ... In the discus, took titles at the Memphis Invitational (42.59m, 139'9") and Joey Haines Invitational (42.40m, 139'1") ... At the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational, set a new discus personal-best placing second (43.15m, 141'7") ... Scored overall points for the women's squad at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships placing seventh in the discus (41.07m, 134'9").
Competed in six meets for the Tigers notching four top-10 finishes in the shot put and took All-Conference USA third team honors ... Took bronze and scored overall points for the women's squad in her season-best performance at the C-USA Indoor Championships throwing the shot 14.30m (46'11") ... Took fifth at the SEMO Redhawks Invitational with a toss of 13.89m (45'7").
Took home a combined 11 top five finishes in the shot put, javelin throw, and discus throw...At the C-USA Outdoor Championships took fifth in the javelin throw with a personal record 42.08m (138' 1")...Placed third at the Tiger Invitational in the shot put with a personal record of 14.88m (48' 10") and set a personal record in the discus throw at the War Eagle Invitational with a mark of 45.36m (148' 10").
Was one of six freshmen to earn all-conference honors in her first indoor season... Only finished out of the top-five twice in the shot put... Was runner-up at the EIU Mega Meet with a 13.43m (44' 3.25") toss... Career-best 14.16m (46' 5.50") shot put earned her fifth place at the C-USA Indoor Championships... Her mark was fifth-highest in C-USA in 2011.
Prior to Memphis
Competed in shot put and javelin at Ursulinenschule Fritzlar, where she was a 12-time regional winner...also played tennis and was a shortstop on the baseball team.
Daughter of Tanja and Markus Bischof ... Birthday is Dec. 25.